JACKSONVILLE, Fla., March 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Melissa (Missy) Westerman has accepted the position of Vice President and Corporate Controller for Florida East Coast Railway, effective April 2, 2013.
Ms. Westerman has more than 16 years of experience in corporate accounting, and has served at CSX for over eleven years in various roles, including Assistant Vice President Capital Planning & Enterprise Risk Management and Assistant Controller.
"Missy brings a wealth of rail experience to this important position, along with a proven track record of achieving results," said John Brenholt, Chief Financial Officer at FEC.
Prior to joining CSX, Ms. Westerman spent several years in public accounting with Arthur Andersen as a Senior Auditor.
Ms. Westerman graduated from the University of Florida with both BS and Masters degrees in Accounting and is a Certified Public Accountant.
About Florida East Coast Railway
Florida East Coast Railway is a 351-mile freight rail system located along the east coast of Florida and is the exclusive rail provider for Port Miami, Port Everglades, and Port Palm Beach. FEC connects to the national railway system in Jacksonville, Florida, to move cargo originating or terminating there. Based in Jacksonville, Florida, FEC provides end-to-end intermodal solutions to customers who demand more cost-effective options and premium service.
SOURCE Florida East Coast Railway